The State government has decided to include Chikkaballapur, Bangalore rural, Gadag and Haveri districts under the National Horticulture Mission. With this, all districts of the State have been covered under the Mission.

District JD(S) student unit has urged the government to declare the district as drought- hit district, as it has not received rain.

Steps have been taken to ensure drinking water to Chikkaballapur constituency in the next two years, disclosed Union Law Minister Veerappa Moily.

Villagers from Manchanabele and Harobande in Chikkaballapur taluk have alleged that the Fisheries Department officials permitted pisciculture of the cannibalistic and poisonous fish, African black cat, in the tanks near Harobande.

Members of Zilla Panchayat in Chikkaballapur have demanded that the district should be declared drought-hit.

District and sessions judge Mohan Sreepada Sankolli pined that global warming has considerably risen due to the destruction of nature.

District and sessions judge Mohan Sreepada Sankolli opined that global warming has considerably risen due to the destruction of nature.

He was speaking after planting a sapling at the premises of government pre-university college, here on Saturday.

Bharat Nirman Mahiti Andolana, a programme to create awareness about the government programmes will be held in Gauribidnur from August 1 to 5.

Addressing the meeting of various department

Marginal farmers can better their condition by taking up organic farming, opined BRP Raitha Morcha vice-president Narayana gowda.

Speaking at a meeting of the farmers here on Saturday, he said that unbridled use of chemical fertilisers was robing fertility from the soil, and destroying earthworms, the friends of farmers.

Irrigation expert Dr Paramashivaiah inaugurated the blood donation camp, which was organised in order to attract the government

Chikkaballapur district has been dropped from the list prepared by the State government for the creation of small tanks in twenty districts of the State, under the Central government